Maurice Clarett
RB | (5'11", 234, 4.75) | Ohio State

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Selected by: Denver Broncos
Round: 3
Pick (Overall): 37(101)
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Overall: Clarett rushed for 1,237 yards and 18 touchdowns in his lone collegiate season in 2002. His talent is tough to deny. He has a very good combination of size, quickness vision, change of direction skills and patience as a runner. He can't create passing-game matchup problems like the Rams' Marshall Faulk and the Chiefs' Priest Holmes can, but he has potential as a receiver. Clarett is similar to the Colts' Edgerrin James in the sense that he catches the ball smoothly and is tough to bring down in the open field because of his size and running skills. He also can be an outstanding blocker on blitz-pickup situations. However, while Clarett has the talent and potential to develop into a starting running back in the NFL, his road will be an extremely tough one to hoe between now and then. He is inexperienced after playing just that one season ... For complete overview, strengths and weaknesses, login above or become an Insider.
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